Catoosa Co. Sheriff's Office seeks information in recent burglary/theft
By WRCB Staff
CATOOSA COUNTY, GA (WRCB) -
A woman in Catoosa County woke up to find a burglar in her home, now the sheriff's office is looking for more information in the crimes.
John Roger Lemming, Jr. is charged with burglary and criminal trespass. He was arrested just before 2:00 am Monday morning, after a homeowner woke up to find him in her bathroom.
She called police, but Lemming got away with a back-pack filled with stolen items.
They caught up with him a short time later, hiding in the woods, they say he had a different stolen overnight bag on him, the other backpack was never recovered.
Police did find a radio, ammunition, and clothing in the bag on him. If you think you may have been a victim in this crime or have seen that other backpack, call the Catoosa County Sheriff's Office at 706-935-2424.